- Expanding its RoboShuttle family with 8 meter robot reach and flexible picking capabilities
BEIJING, October 14, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Geek +, a global leader in AMR, is proud to announce the launch of RoboShuttle RS8-DA, an 8 meter tall flexible arm robot. The highest in the industry, the new robot will allow customers to maximize the use of their warehouses.
RoboShuttle is a safe, efficient and flexible high-density solution that solves the complex logistics scenarios brought about by the rise of e-commerce and the need for systems that can intelligently optimize valuable warehouse space. Compatible with 8 meter high racks and variable width bins, cartons or boxes, the robot can improve the space utilization by 5 times.
Liu kai, co-founder and vice president of smart warehouse products at Geek + says, “With the peaks of e-commerce and warehouse leasing, businesses need the flexibility and use of space that traditional automation does not provide. Our engineering teams are constantly developing innovative solutions to meet this demand. and enable our customers to remain competitive while providing a safe working environment for their employees. “
Built on a slim and sturdy chassis, flexible door frame and double-deep telescoping fork arms, the robot can navigate narrow aisles and reach a maximum height of 8145mm. Using its forks, the robot can access variable depth inventory rows placed as low as 285mm and as high as 7820mm, targeting horizontal and vertical warehouse space.
Equipped with a smart depth camera and high precision sensors, the robot can adjust its arms to pick up boxes of different sizes, optimizing the overall shelf space. Storage location can also be assigned based on box size, improving inventory organization. Connected to the WMS and driven by intelligent algorithms, the robot autonomously transfers up to 8 bins to and from the workstation, automating the processes of picking, replenishment, reverse logistics and inventory verification.
Liu kai, adds: “As a long-term automation partner with strong R&D capabilities, we see it as our responsibility to facilitate the various transitions a business may face using flexible robotics. Our AMR solutions are uniquely designed to address the industry-specific challenges that logistics operators face today. “
About Geek +
Geek + is a global technology company at the forefront of the smart logistics revolution. We apply advanced robotics and AI technologies to realize flexible, reliable and highly efficient solutions for warehouses and supply chain management. Geek + has 300 global customers and has deployed more than 20,000 robots around the world. Founded in 2015, Geek + has over 1,500 employees and is based in Beijing, with offices in Germany, the United Kingdom, the United States, Japan, Hong Kong, and Singapore.
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